Archive - Sep 30, 2009
Death of Hampstead woman investigated as homicide
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 5:03pm.

Autopsy results of the Hampstead woman found dead in her home show she was sexually assaulted. Fifty-two-year-old Beverly Moore was found dead in the bathtub of her home, on Sloop Point Road, Sunday night.

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Racine Commons recovers from Tuesday fire
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 4:56pm.

videoAround 7:00 Tuesday night, firefighters responded to a fire at the Racine Commons shopping center. The fire started at Double Pearl Nails and Spa.

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Sheriff Ingram answers questions about missing inmate
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 4:49pm.

videoA WWAY exclusive interview with Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram answered questions as to how one jail inmate was mistakenly released on Sunday. This mix-up has led to an internal investigation of the detention officer, as well as another investigation looking another inmate's involvement in the escape.

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UNCW hosts Teachers of Tomorrow
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 4:21pm.

Our future education leaders got a taste of what's to come. UNCW was host Wednesday to Teachers of Tomorrow.

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Confiscated contraband destroyed by NHC Sheriff's Department
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 4:15pm.

The New Hanover County's Sheriff's Department spent the morning sifting through piles of contraband confiscated at the courthouse.

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CFCC staff, faculty raise $76,000 for students in need
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 4:02pm.

It was a celebration of faculty and staff at Cape Fear Community College Wednesday. As part of the College Fund Drive, faculty and staff raised a record $76,000 dollars to help students in need.

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Wrightsville Beach lifeguards step down from stands
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 3:40pm.

videoLifeguards typically patrol our area beaches from Memorial Day to Labor Day because that is the busiest time of year. Wrightsville Beach lifeguards stayed a little longer this year, but Wednesday they are stepping down from the stands.

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Charges filed in Southport
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/30/2009 - 3:12pm.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Department has charged the alleged Southport burglar. Seventeen-year-old William Earl Hewett was arrested late Tuesday afternoon after deputies say he stole two cars, and attempted to break into more than one business.

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